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richt

/rɪxt/
adjective, adverb, noun
1.
a Scot word for right
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  • Na, but his had need be a guid conscience, for did ever onybody ken eneuch aboot it or him to say richt or wrang til 'im!

    Salted With Fire George MacDonald
  • Wha has the richt to see intil ither fowk's herts and lives?

    Salted With Fire George MacDonald
  • So there he stood on the four-foot way, richt between the rails, and the express-engine fair on him.

    Cleg Kelly, Arab of the City S. R. (Samuel Rutherford) Crockett
  • A man's a man 'at dis what's richt, what's pleasin to the verra hert o' richt.

    Heather and Snow George MacDonald
  • I confess I was in ower great a hurry, and I'm sure ye war takin the richt gait wi' yer puir mither.

    Salted With Fire George MacDonald
  • He prayed to God to bring ye back—he ca'd ye Robin richt to God.

    St. Cuthbert's Robert E. Knowles
  • It's painful to hear a sermon stoppit afore it is richt ended, just as it is to hear ane streeket out lang after it's dune.

    Scotch Wit and Humor W. H. (Walter Henry) Howe
  • Maybe ye only stapped his pranks for a wee bit, and he's a' richt.'

    Madame Midas Fergus Hume
  • "It's a' richt, Duncan," said Muckle Alick, slowly but very distinctly.

    Cleg Kelly, Arab of the City S. R. (Samuel Rutherford) Crockett
  • Hiv I no' a richt to tak' the breadth o' the street if I want it?

    Erchie (AKA Hugh Foulis) Neil Munro

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